Ancilla to the pre-Socratic philosophers: a complete translation of the fragments in Diels, Fragmente der Vorsokratiker
This book is a complete translation of the fragments of the pre-Socratic philosophers given in the fifth edition of Diels, Fragmente der Vorsokratiker.
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1 5. (Marmor Par1um : From the time when . . .s son published his poem, the
Rape of Persephone and the search of Demeter and the gift of corn to men). (
Orph1c Argonaut1ca: The wandering of Demeter, her sorrow for Persephone, ...
(Berlin Papyrus: paraphrase of an Orphic version of the Hymn to Demeter):
Orpheus was the son of Oiagros and the Muse Calliope; and the Lord of the
Muses, Apollo, nodded towards him so that he became inspired and wrote his
Save me, Brimd, Demeter Rhea, and armed Curetes! . . . So that we may perform
beautiful sacrifices . ... You having parched with thirst the friends of (the feast). . . ..
. of Demeter and Pallas for us . . . King Irekepaigos, save me, (Phanes)\ (The ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - henrique.maia - LibraryThing
A definitely must read for any Philosophy student or anyone interested in knowing the origins of Western thought. Here you find all the known fragments of the early Greek Philosophers without ... Read full review